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Cardenas v. Shannon (In re Shannon)

Citation: 
BAP Nos. AZ-14-1497-JaJuKu & AZ-15-1040-JaJuKu (BAP 9th Cir. Jul. 22, 2016) (Published)
Ruling: 
The BAP for the 9th Cir. affirmed in part, and reversed in part, the judgment of the bankruptcy court (D. Az.) rejecting the 523(a)(2)(A) nondischargeability claim of plaintiffs, and awarding debtor-defendants their attorney's fees and costs. The BAP found that ...
Judge(s): 
Jaime, Jury, Kurtz
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Wittman v. Koenig

Citation: 
Wittman v. Koenig, No. 15-2798 (7th Cir. July 26, 2016) (unpublished opinion).
Ruling: 
Annuities complying with §72 of the Internal Revenue Code satisfy Wis. Stat. §815.18(3)(j)’s compliance requirement, and thus may be claimed as bankruptcy exemptions if they meet additional conditions imposed by the statute.
Judge(s): 
Posner, Williams, and Hamilton
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Hagele, Jr. v. Burch (In re Hagele, Jr.)

Citation: 
Hagele, Jr. v. Burch (In re Hagele, Jr.), Case No. EC-15-1033-JuDTa (9th Cir. BAP, Jul. 18, 2016) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court judgment, holding that state court prepetition judgment entered in favor of creditor and against debtor for defamation and unfair trade practices established "willful and malicious injury," such that the debt was nonndischargeable under § 523(a)(6), affirmed.
Judge(s): 
Jury, Dunn, and Taylor
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Andover Covered Bridge, LLC v. Harrington

Citation: 
BAP No. 16-005
Ruling: 
The BAP affirmed the Bankruptcy Court's dismissal of the Andover Covered Bridge, LLC's (the "Debtor") case. The BAP determined that the Bankruptcy Court had not committed clear error in determining that the Debtor's failure to timely file monthly operating ...
Judge(s): 
Feeney, Godoy, and Harwood
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Civic Partners Sioux City, LLC v. Main Street Theaters, Inc., et al (In re Civic Partners Sioux City, LLC)

Citation: 
In re Civic Partners Sioux City, LLC (Case No. 15-6024)
Ruling: 
The BAP reversed the bankruptcy court's order dismissing debtor's chapter 11 bankruptcy case and remanded for further proceedings consistent with this ruling.
Judge(s): 
Kressel, Schermer, and Nail
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